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‘Descendants of the Sun’ star Jin Goo diagnosed with COVID-19, remains asymptomatic

/ 04:22 PM November 03, 2021
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Jin Goo in “Descendants of the Sun” (Image: screengrab from YouTube/Viki Global TV)

“Descendants of the Sun” actor Jin Goo has tested positive for COVID-19, although his agency said he was not showing symptoms of the disease.

The agency, Varo Entertainment, announced that Jin Goo had been diagnosed with COVID-19 in a statement obtained by Soompi today, Nov. 3. The actor is receiving treatment at an isolation facility.

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Varo Entertainment explained that Jin Goo was notified last month of close contact he had with a confirmed COVID-19 case and has since been following safety measures provided by local disease-control authorities.

“At the time he was tested, he had no symptoms, and he continues to be asymptomatic now. He is in good health,” the agency addressed the actor’s fans.

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Jin Goo is known for his role as Seo Dae-young in the hit romantic drama series “Descendants of the Sun.” He starred in the show alongside fellow actors Song Joong‑ki, Song Hye-kyo and Kim Ji-Won.

He also starred in the 2019 courtroom drama series “Legal High” and the 2021 film “You’re So Precious to Me.” Dana Cruz /ra

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